Ashendon, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP18

£1,650,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 6
Ashendon Farm is a handsome Grade II Listed detached former farmhouse dating from the early 17th Century. The property has been well maintained and upgraded by the current owners who have lived there for the last 15 years. The property has a wealth of character features which is so indicative of a property of this period including a stunning inglenook fireplace, bread oven, exposed ceiling timbers and stone floors. There are three principle reception rooms, accessed via a welcoming and elegant reception hall. Of particular note are the kitchen/breakfast room with Aga and office above accessed via a separate staircase, the old dairy which is currently used as a gym, the elegant drawing room with stunning views, wine cellar and dining room with beautiful fireplace and exposed timbers.

There are four bedrooms arranged over the first floor including the main bedroom with ensuite and dressing room, guest bedroom with ensuite bathroom, two further bedrooms and family bathroom. To the second floor are two further bedrooms and a good sized attic storage room.

Outside

The property is accessed via a gravel driveway with parking for several cars and leading to a double bay garage. The driveway continues to a lower five bar gate that gives private access to the paddocks below. The property is situated in an elevated position with a pretty front and rear garden enclosed by a stone wall, laid to lawn with flower borders, rear sun terrace ideal for outdoor entertaining and commanding stunning panoramic far reaching views. In addition there is a fruit tree orchard and good sized paddocks. The property also benefits from an array of outbuildings including the old stables, tack room and workshop.

pSituation

Ashendon is a small north Buckinghamshire village situated on a hill with far reaching panoramic views over rolling countryside, The village comprises a church, village hall, playing fields with pavilion, children's playground and multi-use games area and public house with Michelin-listed restaurant. The property lies within the catchment area for the grammar schools in Aylesbury and there are good private schools locally and in Oxford which is within easy reach. The nearby villages of Waddesdon & Brill provide local amenities with a broader range of shops including newsagent, butcher, Post Office, and doctor's surgery. Ashendon is located conveniently close to the market towns of Aylesbury and Thame which offer further comprehensive shopping facilities and has easy access to the M40, Oxford and mainline railway stations (Haddenham & Thame Parkway, Bicester North and Bicester Village) with trains to London Marylebone taking approximately 40 minutes.

Additional Information

NOTE: Thames Water have Right of Way through the upper paddock and the upper part of the lower paddock to give access to the pumping station. There is a public footpath running along the lower part of the western boundary.

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